This tea service made by Richard Martin and Ebenezer Hall in 1879.sold for £5000 at Boningtons on November 14.

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Similar to wares produced by Tiffany in the US, it is decorated to a planished ground with fish among reeds. The back of the tray is engraved with initials and the date July 6, 1880.

It sold on for £5000 at Epping firm Boningtons (22% buyer’s premium) on November 14.